August 25, 2015

Raheem Sterling fitting in seamlessly as Man City makes strong start to Premier League

By Steve Douglas THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MANCHESTER, England _ Raheem Sterling hasn’t scored in his first three games for Manchester City. He is yet to complete […]
August 25, 2015

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic are the top seeds for next week’s US Open

NEW YORK _ Top-ranked Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic are seeded No. 1 for the U.S. Open. The U.S. Tennis Association announced the seedings Tuesday. The […]
August 25, 2015

Merritt versus James rivalry in 400 metres takes centre stage at world championships

By Pat Graham THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BEIJING _ Bolt vs. Gatlin isn’t the only rivalry going on in track these days. Kirani James against LaShawn Merritt […]
August 25, 2015

Canada’s Brendon Rodney advances to semifinal of 200 at world championships

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS BEIJING _ Four medals into what could be Canada’s most successful world track and field championships in history, Brendon Rodney […]
August 25, 2015

The Latest: Aiming for another sprint double, Usain Bolt advances in 200 metres at worlds

BEIJING _ The Latest from the world championships (all times local): ___ 7:45 p.m. Usain Bolt cruised through the opening round of the 200 metres in […]
August 24, 2015

Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce matches Usain Bolt with 3rd gold in 100 metres at world championships

By Raf Casert THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BEIJING _ Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce made it another Jamaican night at the Bird’s Nest, sprinting to the 100-meter gold for a […]
August 24, 2015

Wyndham Championship, with Woods looking to extend season, draws solid rating for CBS

NEW YORK _ With Tiger Woods in contention and looking to extend his season, the Wyndham Championship on Sunday produced a solid rating for CBS. The […]
August 24, 2015

At home in Miami and familiar with his new teammates, Amare Stoudemire has big hopes for Heat

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ Amare Stoudemire spent some time with Dwyane Wade in New York this summer, sipping wine at a trendy […]
August 24, 2015

Ezekiel Kemboi dances away with 4th steeplechase title, extending Kenya’s dominance at worlds

By Justin Bergman THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BEIJING _ Usain Bolt has his lightning pose. Ezekiel Kemboi, Kenya’s four-time world steeplechase champion, has his shimmy. After leading […]
August 24, 2015

Davis Love III walks off a winner at the Wyndham, while Tiger Woods struggles in final round

By Joedy McCreary THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GREENSBORO, N.C. _ During their practice round together before the Wyndham Championship, Tiger Woods pumped local favourite Davis Love III […]
August 23, 2015

Wiggins scores 18 points as Canada beats Argentina in FIBA Americas tune up

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico _ Andrew Wiggins scored 18 points as Canada’s men’s national team opened the 2015 Tuto Marchand Continental Cup with a 85-80 victory […]
August 20, 2015

‘I can’t do it by myself:’ Bolt not quite comfortable being the saviour of a sport under siege

By Eddie Pells THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BEIJING _ He set world records, won Olympic gold medals, danced on the track and made the sprint game feel […]